Clean energy resources

Power grid

Financing and business models

  • Unleashing private capital

    Billions of dollars need to be invested in clean energy each year in order to avoid the most severe consequences of climate change – and private capital plays a very important role.

  • Utility 2.0: Spurring the clean energy paradigm shift

    We need a new model that empowers businesses and families to take control of their electricity use and reduce harmful pollution.

Regional projects

  • Ohio: The FirstEnergy bailout

    FirstEnergy’s finances, emissions and efforts to kill the burgeoning clean energy industry are all bad news.

  • Chicago: Smart approach to smart buildings

    A new pilot program will demonstrate how energy-use data can transform the efficiency of Chicago buildings, with the potential to cut harmful pollution and save businesses money.

  • Texas: Energy-water nexus

    As the U.S. population rises and droughts in the Southwest persist, meeting the energy and water needs of cities and power plants becomes harder. We need a holistic approach to water use.

  • Texas: Clean energy economy

    Texas may be known as an oil and gas juggernaut, but the state is actually at the forefront of a new frontier: the clean energy economy.

Updates on our clean energy work

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  • Type: Fact Sheet
    Date: February 9, 2018
    Big energy data&nbsp;enables groundbreaking research to help save customers<br /> money, unlock energy-saving innovation, and answer policy questions vital to our<br /> pocketbooks and the planet.
  • Type: Report
    Date: February 5, 2018
    Report: Methane emissions from the oil and gas sector are increasingly viewed as a financially material issue.
  • Type: Report
    Date: February 1, 2018
    <p>Report outlines benefits and pathways to expanded low-income energy efficiency.</p>

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